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Title: Conospermum
Contributor(s): Mackay, K David (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 1991
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Abstract: Shrubs or subshrubs, with few to many branches. Leaves alternate, often crowded, simple, margins entire, mostly tapering to base, ± sessile. Inflorescences dense, spike-like, often forming corymbose panicles, usually on a long peduncle; each flower sessile within a persistent sheathing bract. Flowers zygomorphic. Perianth tubular, ± straight, limb unequally 4-lobed, upper lobe usually broad, the 3 lower narrower and spreading. Lower stamen abortive, the 2 lateral stamens imperfect and united at first with the upper perfect stamen; filaments thick. Hypogynous glands absent.
Publication Type: Entry In Reference Work
Source of Publication: Flora of New South Wales, v.2, p. 23-25
Publisher: New South Wales University Press
Place of Publication: Kensington, Australia
ISBN: 0868401641
Field of Research (FOR): 060310 Plant Systematics and Taxonomy
HERDC Category Description: N Entry In Reference Work
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